AIJIC Speaks Before Judicial Council on Court Per Diem

On Friday February 26, 2016, AIJIC Vicepresident, Jesús Rivera, addressed the Judicial Council of California in San Francisco about the need to raise the per diem rates for independent court interpreters. Mr. Rivera also turned in petitions signed by many court interpreters statewide supporting a per diem increase. AIJIC wishes t...

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Campaign To Increase The Court Per Diem

Dear Members and Fellow Colleagues: As independent interpreters, we value our autonomy and freedom to handle our time and our business affairs as best befits our individual needs and aspirations. We also face particular challenges that require us ALL to take an active role in issues that will impact on the long-term viability of o...

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Revised Fee Schedule to Be Announced

On Friday 1/15/16, AIJIC board members met in Oakland with Christine Baker (Director of the Department of Industrial Relations), Destie Overpeck (Administrative Director of the Division of Workers' Compensation) and Alan S. Hersh, Special Counsel for the DWC Legal Unit. AIJIC lobbyist, Ed Howard, was also present. At the meeting,...

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